Monday October 23-rd, 2017

Rep. Pete King Will Support Aid to Texas Despite 'Hypocrite' Ted Cruz

At the time, the Texas congressional delegation, led by Cruz, overwhelmingly opposed a disaster relief package they said was packed with wasteful spending. Some conservatives have balked in the past at authorizing money for disaster relief. "Of c...

Merkel vows to enhance German wealth, security in 4th term Merkel vows to enhance German wealth, security in 4th term

Turkish media report that some 4,000 FETO suspects have gone to Germany from Turkey and other countries in the wake of the failed coup. "We had challenges, regarding saving the euro and the humanitarian challenge with refugees, where I told mys...

MPs urge inquiry after council placed Christian girl with Muslim foster carers MPs urge inquiry after council placed Christian girl with Muslim foster carers

The girl reportedly told her mother during a meeting that "Christmas and Easter are stupid" and that "European women are stupid and alcoholic". While it is common for non-white children to be in foster care of a white family, a white-child in car...

Rep. Griffith: Mexico Will Pay 'Part of the Tab' for Border Wall Rep. Griffith: Mexico Will Pay 'Part of the Tab' for Border Wall

On CNN's "New Day" Friday, host Alisyn Camerota quoted Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto telling Trump in a phone call, "Mexico can not pay for that wall". Trump tweeted on Sunday morning that NAFTA is the "worst trade deal ever made". He ma...

Body of Savanna Greywind has been found Body of Savanna Greywind has been found

Brooke Lynn Crews appears in court via a video monitor on Monday from the Cass County Jail in her initial appearance in Fargo , N.D. "Our honest condolences and thoughts and prayers go out to the Greywind family as they suffer through this disgus...

Barnier calls on the United Kingdom to move from Barnier calls on the United Kingdom to move from "constructive ambiguity" to clarity

While welcoming the UK Government's papers, which he said had been read "very carefully", he insisted: "We need you to take positions on all separation issues ". The talks will last until August 31. A Labour spokesman, who spoke on condition...

In Defending Joe Arpaio Pardon, Trump Falsely Claims Obama Pardoned Chelsea Manning In Defending Joe Arpaio Pardon, Trump Falsely Claims Obama Pardoned Chelsea Manning

The way the media, Democrats and RINOs have responded to President Donald Trump's pardon of Sheriff Joe Arpaio you would think he was the first president to pardon someone. Trump recently threatened to force a federal government shutdown unless C...

Trump says Canada, Mexico being Trump says Canada, Mexico being "very difficult" on NAFTA

Mexico released an official statement in response, saying " Mexico will not negotiate NAFTA , nor any other aspect of the bilateral relationship, through social media or any other news platform". Sui Sui, an economics professor at Ryerson Univ...

Houston flood: Veteran police officer dies in flood waters Houston flood: Veteran police officer dies in flood waters

At a Tuesday news conference, Houston officials confirmed Perez's death. Houston police Chief Art Acevedo earlier told The Associated Press that he had no information on the reported drowning, but he told the wire service that he is "real...

Israeli MKs visit Al-Aqsa mosque after a two-year ban Israeli MKs visit Al-Aqsa mosque after a two-year ban

Netanyahu spoke of decisions taken by UNESCO and the UN Human Rights Council that led to outrage in Israel. Guterres stressed the necessity for the two sides to avoid incitement and resume a serious and credible political negotiation on the two-sta...

After Harvey floodwaters breach levee, authorities say After Harvey floodwaters breach levee, authorities say "get out now"

But continued rain has complicating efforts to distribute flood waters in a controlled way. "We are not turning anyone away, but it does mean we need to expand our capabilities and our capacity", Turner said. Floodwaters reached the rooflines of si...

US Open to Dialogue Despite N. Korea's Provocation US Open to Dialogue Despite N. Korea's Provocation

The North fired three ballistic missiles in a half-hour timespan, U.S. Pacific Command said. All of the missiles failed - one blowing up nearly immediately after launch, while two others failed in flight, it added. The "Ulchi Freedom Guardian" war ...

233 treated in hospital for 'chemical haze' in UK 233 treated in hospital for 'chemical haze' in UK

Around 150 people sought treatment complaining of eye and throat irritation while others vomited on clifftops around Birling Gap, which is located around 70 miles south of central London. Sameer Jadhav tweeted: Birling Gap some weird gas leak. "Som...

Mexico Ignores Trump's Border Wall Shakedown, Offers Aid to Texas Mexico Ignores Trump's Border Wall Shakedown, Offers Aid to Texas

Trump tweeted Sunday morning that Mexico - and NAFTA partner Canada - was being "very difficult" in trilateral negotiations to update NAFTA, which began earlier this month and are set to resume in Mexico City in September. Trump has promised to bui...

Hillary Clinton book tour stopping in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver Hillary Clinton book tour stopping in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver

The former Secretary of State will head out on a 15-city speaking tour, where she will talk about her presidential run and the aftermath of her loss. Tickets are already for sale, and can be found online here . Her publisher Simon and Schuster s...

Sessions to Announce Restoration of Military Surplus Transfers to Local Police Sessions to Announce Restoration of Military Surplus Transfers to Local Police

President Obama's executive order in 2015 blocked the transfer of Defense Department armored vehicles, large-caliber weapons and ammunition to local police officers. Following the ban, according to the Defense Logistics Agency, the body responsible f...

Dera chief sentenced to 10-year jail term Dera chief sentenced to 10-year jail term

Indian security forces have been put on high alert ahead of the sentencing of a controversial guru convicted of rape . The High Court ordered that its bank accounts should be sealed and the same would be compensated for arson and sabotage.

Trump administration sued over transgender military ban — BBCI Trump administration sued over transgender military ban — BBCI

One of the listed plaintiffs in the case has served in the U.S. navy for 11 years, including a stint in Afghanistan. Poll: Should transgender people be allowed to serve in the US military? Stone has received numerous commendations for his service.

TDP Wins Andhra Pradesh's Nandyal By-Election by 27000 Votes TDP Wins Andhra Pradesh's Nandyal By-Election by 27000 Votes

Akhila Priya, Nagi Reddy's daughter and Andhra tourism minister, said there was nothing unexpected about the electoral results. Naidu also thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi who congratulated Brahmananda Reddy and the TDP over the victory.

TDP Wins Andhra Pradesh's Nandyal By-Election by 27000 Votes TDP Wins Andhra Pradesh's Nandyal By-Election by 27000 Votes

Akhila Priya, Nagi Reddy's daughter and Andhra tourism minister, said there was nothing unexpected about the electoral results. Naidu also thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi who congratulated Brahmananda Reddy and the TDP over the victory.

Relief for Kejriwal, AAP wins Bawana bypoll Relief for Kejriwal, AAP wins Bawana bypoll

By-poll on all the four seats were held on 23rd August. Rane Jr (as he is known in media circles here) won the seat with a margin of over 10,000 votes, leaving his Congress opponent, Roy Naik, trailing far behind. The by-election to the Bawana consti...

Troubled Ten saved by U.S. broadcaster CBS Troubled Ten saved by U.S. broadcaster CBS

CBS Corporation is now a key content provider to Ten and operates businesses which span the media and entertainment industries, including the CBS Television Network, cable networks, content production and distribution, television stations, internet-...

PV Sindhu loses final at World Badminton Championships, wins silver PV Sindhu loses final at World Badminton Championships, wins silver

South Korea's Son Wan Ho returns against India's Srikanth Kidambi during their quarter-final men's singles match during the 2017 BWF World Championships of badminton at Emirates Arena in Glasgow . But the Spaniard once again proved to be an Indian's...

Mass clashes in Myanmar Mass clashes in Myanmar

The latest violence started on Friday as hundreds of men purportedly from the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA), ambushed Myanmar police posts using knives, some guns and homemade explosives to kill at least a dozen security forces. This is the...

Dog spotted carrying bag of dog food after Harvey Dog spotted carrying bag of dog food after Harvey

On Saturday morning, he found out that a pack of dog food was missing as well. Segovia drove around his neighborhood looking for the pooch when he was flagged down by a neighbor who said they saw Otis walking around with the bag of food in his mout...

'Starsky and Hutch' Reboot Revs Up Over at Sony 'Starsky and Hutch' Reboot Revs Up Over at Sony

The trio will work alongside executive producer Neal Moritz and Pavun Shetty. If all were to go smoothly, there's also a possibility for Gunn to direct the pilot, should there be free space in his busy schedule. Apparently the Gunn family are big f...

Dozens dead after riots follow rape conviction for India guru Dozens dead after riots follow rape conviction for India guru

He had reportedly raped the women in 2002. As a precautionary measure, all senior members of Singh´s Dera Sacha Sauda sect have been placed under "preventive detention", he added. Thousands of supporters protested the verdict and attacked journ...

Lebanese Army Declares Cease-Fire with IS on Syrian Border Lebanese Army Declares Cease-Fire with IS on Syrian Border

The Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah and the Syrian army had also announced a ceasefire in their offensive against Daesh on the Syrian side, namely the west mountainous region of Qalamoun. But a pro-Damascus official and a source familiar w...

Sada El Balad: Trump speaks for himself: US Secretary Tillerson Sada El Balad: Trump speaks for himself: US Secretary Tillerson

Asked on Fox News if Mr Trump's stance had made it harder for Washington's top diplomat to promote U.S. values around the world, Mr Tillerson said: "We represent the American people, their commitment to freedom and to equal treatment to peopl...

Pulwama terror attack: Security forces kill 3 militants, 8 jawans martyrs Pulwama terror attack: Security forces kill 3 militants, 8 jawans martyrs

Eight security officials were killed when gunmen stormed a heavily armed police camp in Kashmir, police said. "Both CRPF and Jammu and Kashmir [personnel] are stationed in police lines", Khan said. He said that 36 families of police were also res...

500000 join Barcelona march against terror attacks 500000 join Barcelona march against terror attacks

The Mossos d'Esquadra ( Catalan police) on Monday beat Younes Abouyaaqoub, presumed material author of the multiple abuses committed on Las Ramblas, one of the most emblematic and tourist areas of Barcelona . Police said they believed a 12-man terr...

Hurricane Harvey impacts Kansans at home and in Texas Hurricane Harvey impacts Kansans at home and in Texas

David Hendrix with our local Red Cross chapter says they now have four volunteers in the Louisiana area that saw the destruction from Harvey. It has been downgraded to a tropical storm and it is expected to cause flooding in Texas for the next ...

Trump signs Memo banning Military from Recruiting Transgender People Trump signs Memo banning Military from Recruiting Transgender People

The guidance also gives Mattis the authority to determine if transgender troops already in the ranks can continue to serve. It asks Mattis to submit a plan to Trump by February 21, 2018, on how to implement those changes. 'When I was bleeding to ...

Former Trump aide Sebastian Gorka to return to Breitbart Former Trump aide Sebastian Gorka to return to Breitbart

But "I have never heard General McMaster say things that are anti-Israeli". Gorka vehemently defended the travel ban, saying: "This is the house of America". Derek Harvey and the council's senior director of intelligence, Ezra Cohen-Watnick. "The f...

Labour's Brexit policy shifts towards transitional deal Labour's Brexit policy shifts towards transitional deal

Remaining in a form of customs union with the EU was a "possible end destination" for Labour, he said, but that must be "subject to negotiations". The party says it would negotiate to keep Britain in the EU's single market and customs union, and ac...

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